The ANIM8FEST INTERNATIONAL ANIMATION FILM FESTIVAL
is looking for new animation film, filmmakers who can do the best animation
Cash and non-cash awards and more more more.
Animation offers a medium of story telling and visual entertainment which can bring pleasure and information to people of all ages everywhere in the world.
Best Cartoon For Children (Animated Films for Children)
Best Cartoon For Adults (Animated Films for Adults)
Best Cartoon For You (Abstract Animated Films)
Best Cartoon (Any Cartoons)
Best Screenplay For Cartoon
Each category cash prize $1000 for Winner
Please read all rules and regulations before submitting your project.
By submitting your film or screenplay to the ANIM8FEST INTERNATIONAL ANIMATION FILM FESTIVAL the individual or corporation submitting the film or screenplay hereby warrants that it is authorized to commit the film for screening, and understands and accepts these requirements, rules and regulations.
The ANIM8FEST INTERNATIONAL ANIMATION FILM FESTIVAL reserves the right to refuse entries.
Submit the film or the screenplay via the Filmfreeway.com or other platform mentioned on the official festival website.
We accept all genres in any language from around the world according to the terms mentioned at the Rules of the category.
Please select the right category while submitting to avoid disqualification.
1. All films must be English or have subtitles in English. All screenplays must be English.
2. After a film or a screenplay has been an official selection, the filmmaker or writer will be notified.
Official selection doesn’t mean that your film or screenplay will be screened or awarded at the festival. That means that you are now eligible for the nomination and you can use the festival Laurel’s picture on your poster.
Films and Screenplays must be submitted via a platforms mentioned on the official Festival Website. They can have password which has to be written by submitting. Submitted copies if any will not be returned.
4. Submission Eligibility
– All submissions must have been completed after January 1, 2012.
5. Premiere Status
– There is no premiere policy.
6. Submission Fee
All submissions to the ANIM8FEST INTERNATIONAL ANIMATION FILM FESTIVAL are to be paid by credit card or paypal via the platforms mentioned on the Official Festival Website. The submission fee is non-refundable.
Web links only
Film Selection (the main criteria, the expert can use additional criteria):
Submissions are reviewed and selected under the following criteria:
Strength and depth of a story
Quality of narrative and production values
Screenplay Selection (the main criteria, the expert can use additional criteria):
Strength and depth of a story
8. Festival Screenings and Scheduling
ANIM8FEST INTERNATIONAL ANIMATION FILM FESTIVAL provides screenings.
The Schedule appears before the Event on the Official Festival Website.
The sender of the submitted film or screenplay is responsible for all copyrights. He is legally authorized to enter his film or screenplay in the festival and, if selected for the festival, authorised to give screening permission.
The applicant has secured all necessary rights for both picture and sound, and exhibition will not violate or infringe upon any rights, including but not limited to music, images, and content.
If selected for the festival the applicant acknowledges and agrees that an exhibition quality digital screening file must be made available for screening by the Date of Event.
The film or screenplay, including all copyrights, remains the property of the author.
The films will be handled with the outmost care. However, the festival management will assume no liability for damages or loss.
If screenings or information are inaccurate or flawed, the organizer is only liable in case of gross negligence.
The applicant has to read and accept the regulations and guidelines for participation.
Selected Projects can be awarded.
The Jury has the rights not to award category’s projects.
Within the ANIM8FEST INTERNATIONAL ANIMATION FILM FESTIVAL the Film or Screenplay can be awarded:
Best Cartoon For Children. Winner gets $1000 cash prize, laurels, diplomas.
Best Cartoon For Parents. Winner gets $1000 cash prize, laurels, diplomas.
Best Cartoon For You. Winner gets $1000 cash prize, laurels, diplomas.
Best Cartoon Winner gets $1000 cash prize, laurels, diplomas.
Best Screenplay For Cartoon Winner gets $1000 cash prize, laurels, diplomas.
Winners shall mention their awards in future copies of the winning film or screenplay as well as in their professional resumes, web pages and similar media.
The the prize money will be paid out by paypal transfer within 90 days upon contest dates and receipt of all necessary bank details. Bank charges (if applicable) are to be borne by the recipient of the prize money.